Mercantile Bank of Michigan Breakfast Speaker Series

Dr. Larry Beer, founder and president of Child and Family Psychological Services, PC, will give a presentation titled, “Common Mental Health Issues and How to Manage Them” at 8 a.m. Friday, May 17. The presentation will take place in 2150 Schneider Hall.

The event is free and open to the public and begins with breakfast at 7:30 a.mReservations are required and can be made below or by calling (269) 387-5964. Free parking is available in Schneider Hall Lot 72R.

DR. Larry Beer

Child and Family Psychological Services, PC, is a private mental health practice that currently includes more than 40 licensed mental health professionals. The practice is celebrating 30 years of service to the Kalamazoo area. CFPS provides comprehensive services for all ages, addressing individual and couples counseling, ADD/ADHD testing and evaluation as well as substance abuse counseling, testing and evaluation.

Dr. Beer is a licensed psychologist and professional counselor with a special interest in working with men's issues, relationship issues, mood disorders and anxiety disorders. In addition to overseeing the practice, he leads more than twenty private therapy sessions weekly. Beer is a fellow of two divisions of the American Psychological Association and a proud father to three children who reside in Chicago.

Haworth College of Business

Western Michigan University's Haworth College of Business, one of the largest schools of business in the United States, is the academic home to more than 3,500 undergraduate students majoring in 18 specialized areas of business. An additional 500 graduate students study business administration and accountancy.

The Haworth College of Business is among an elite group of fewer than 5 percent of business schools worldwide that are accredited at both the undergraduate and graduate levels by the AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. It is among a select 1 percent of business schools worldwide that have additional specialized AACSB accreditation for their accountancy programs.

About the series

The Mercantile Bank of Michigan Breakfast Speaker Series provides an opportunity for the local community to hear top business leaders and WMU faculty, alumni and friends of the Haworth College of Business discuss current topics of interest.